is a Punjabi writer
who has written many books and many articles and delivered lectures. At the moment he lives in London with his wife and three grown-up children.
Harjeet Atwal is a novelist of front row in Indian literature specially in Punjabi and Hindi languages. He is not only a novelist but he has marked his presence as a storyteller, as a poet as well. He has explored other literary genres as well.Harjeet Atwal born on 8 September 1952, in village Pharala, District Jallandhar now District Nawanshahar in Punjab, India, fathered by Mr Darshan Singh and mothered by Mrs Balbir Kaur. He is eldest brother of three sister and a late brother. He was brought up at his native village Pharala. He got his secondary education from Govt. High School Pharala, and graduation from Sikh National College, Banga. After doing his Law degree he started his legal practice in Nawanshahar courts but he migrated to U.K. in 1977. Since then he is living in U.K. with his family. He has his interest in literature since his childhood and start writing short stories and poems in his school days.
Harjeet Atwal has authored about one and half dozens of books which includes novels, poetry, short stores, biography, travelogue, essays and articles, literary analytical articles, editing the books, editing the magazines etc. His work is also available in other languages like Hindi, English and other Indian languages. He has been writing columns for few... Read More